U. of Central Florida hosts virtual camp for global coding competition
Students from nearly 30 institutions convened online to practice for the upcoming International Collegiate Programming Contest World Finals.
LA hackathon for students moves online amid virus outbreak
The eighth annual LA Hacks event will adopt a virtual format for the first time this year to give students a chance to explore and create new technologies.
North Dakota launches student app challenge for career development
State officials are hopeful the competition will provide enterprising young developers a chance to meet with industry and secure job opportunities.
K-8 coding education should be integrated for best outcomes
Educators should encourage students to apply what they learn in computer science to other subjects, says edWeb.net’s Eileen Belastock.
A new computer game plunges students in an immersive world that developers say could make learning to code a more engaging enterprise.
How to integrate creative coding and robotics into your classroom
Commentary: There's much more to teaching computer science than straight programming, says edWeb.net's Eileen Belastock.
State coordinates first K-12/higher education Hour of Code
Hundreds of organizations celebrated the coding event this year, but North Dakota officials say they their state pulled off a unique feat.
New AP computer science course sees 50 percent growth in second year
The Computer Science Principles course is a boon because it approaches the subject from a creative, multi-disciplinary view, officials say.
For early participants of Girls Who Code, the program's impact is indelible
Four women who took a summer course in 2014 describe how it grew their interest in STEM and computer science well beyond high school.